Software Factories and Product Lines

Software Factories and Product lines are important concepts in software engineering for improving productivity and quality. This page covers the resources and infromation available around Software Factories. Simple introductions to software product lines and factories http://msdn.microsoft.com/architecture/community/newsletter/default.aspx#Contemplate3 http://weblogs.asp.net/alan_cameron_wills/archive/2004/04/13/112431.aspx Sites with software product line and factory information http://www.sei.cmu.edu/programs/pls/pl_program.html http://www.softwareproductlines.com/ http://www.softwarefactories.com/ Software product line and factory book list http://www.softwareproductlines.com/resources/books.html Software product…

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SOA

SOA   Vision Definition Strategy High level conceptual architectural view of SOA: http://msdn.microsoft.com/architecture/application/default.aspx?pull=/library/en-us/dnea/html/eaappconland.asp SOA in terms of city planning (Metropolis): http://msdn.microsoft.com/architecture/journal/default.aspx?pull=/library/en-us/dnmaj/html/aj2metrop.asp Introductions Introduction to SOA from Gartner http://mslibrary/research/mktresearch/Gartner2/research/114200/114295/114295.html Futures   Business Architecture Patterns Process Entities Models Granularity Outsourcing Off shoring Agility Adaptability ROI Business Value Business value of SOA http://www.cio.com/archive/011504/soa.html Buy in Portfolio management  …

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Disclamer

The information in this weblog is provided “AS IS” with no warranties, and confers no rights. This weblog does not represent the thoughts, intentions, plans or strategies of my employer. It is solely my opinion. Inappropriate comments will be deleted at the authors discretion. All code samples are provided “AS IS” without warranty of any…

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Modelling Links

Modelling is seen as a key area for complexity management, enhanced communication, improved productivity and enhanced agility. This page has links to information about modelling.    Model Driven Architecture The OMG’s site, basis for MDA:  http://www.omg.org/mda/   Domain Specific Modelling   Web pages Technet DSI page: http://www.microsoft.com/windowsserversystem/dsi/default.mspx   Articles and whitepapers Article by Steve Cook…

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